Gateway Mission (Dave Washington Ministries)

  Hey Guys What a great way for us to start the summer, helping others. Dianne and I along with a few of our grand-kids loaded up forty seven (47) back packs with toiletries, socks, Bibles and other stuff for my friend Michael Sweet at Gateway Mission. Our twelve (12) year old granddaughter (Ta’Myah) did a […]

O.J. Simpson-Part III – O.J. – “Premeditated or Predestined”

Thursday, June 23, 2016 O.J. Simpson-Part III – O.J. – “Premeditated or Predestined” By Dave Washington, Jr., Sports Editor Jackson, MS – Twenty years had passed since those cherished memories of the faithful fans of the Buffalo Bills and my tenure as a player there.  The year was 1993, and all sights were again set […]

O.J. Simpson-Part II – O.J. Friend or Foe

Thursday, June 16, 2016 O.J. Simpson-Part II – O.J. Friend or Foe By Dave Washington, Jr., Sports Editor Jackson, MS – 1974 marked my third season with the Buffalo Bills. I will not be so presumptive as to say the drastic improvement of the Buffalo Bills during that period, was a direct result of my […]

O.J. Simpson-Insights from a Teammates Prospective

  Sunday, June 12, 2016 O.J. Simpson-Insights from a Teammates Prospective By Dave Washington, Jr., Sports Editor Jackson, MS – The Buffalo Bills had finished the 1971 season with a dismal record of 1-13 and I had just been traded from the Denver Broncos for what was then termed the trade of the year. A […]

Pelicans vs Cavilers – Fuhgeddaboudit – (Forget About It)

Photo Cred:  D’Angelo Washington (Supreme Elite Imaging) Dave Washington, Jr. What’s all the hoopla about.  Yea, the Pelicans had a few hiccups in the last game vs Houston, say they turned to ball over 23 times yielding 27 points, fuhgeddaboudit. Tonight the Pelicans face division leading Cleveland Cavaliers at 13-5. LaBron is again at the top […]

Pelicans vs. Heat- “Ethyl or Regular”

  New Orleans, LA – Back in the day, you could actually pull into a service station and the attendant would fill your car up for you. His question would be, “Do you want ethyl or regular”? Ethyl, the higher grade or the regular the lower grade regular, nobody purchased regular. Everybody wanted ethyl because […]

The NFL – Last of The Late Great Robber Barons

Jackson, MS –  Not to disparage the company where I was employed or labored for eleven of my most athletic and professionally productive years, but I’m just saying…, “show me the books”. This Collective Bargaining Agreement (CBA) is getting a little “Re-donkcluious”, “come on Man”.  No football this fall?   What’s really going on and who […]